Sat.Aug 26, 2017 - Fri.Sep 01, 2017

Where Do Writers Write? Take A Look…

Ms. Career Girl

Last month I showed you where I write my books. There were many photos of my garden, which is where I do a lot of daydreaming and procrastinating while pretending to work. This month, we’re looking at where other writers write. Take a look… Barbara Claypole White, Echoes of Family.

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10 Years on LinkedIn – Why It’s Still Indispensable To Me

Executive Career Brand

How LinkedIn Remains Invaluable To Me, and To All Executive Job Seekers. I was noodling around on my LinkedIn Settings page when I noticed something at the top of the page. It said I’ve been a member since August 2007. Ten years is a long time. My business is so different than it was then.

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Can a Company Require a Long Drive and Not Pay for a Hotel?

Evil HR Lady

I am not in this situation but a friend of mine is. She works for a company as an outside sales executive. She obviously is exempt from overtime. When she took the job, she was told that her sales area would be in the city she lives while the corporate head quarters are located 2+ hours away. She was told that there may be a quarterly need to come down to corporate for corporate meetings. This has now changed within the last six months to monthly meetings.

Work From Anywhere In The World: The Hype And The Reality Of Becoming A Digital Nomad

Career Shifters

Work online and travel the world… it sounds wonderful – and according to the media, it’s more possible than ever. But what’s the reality behind the glamour? And, if you have responsibilities, how practical is it?

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10 Influential Speakers for Your Monday Motivation

Ms. Career Girl

Whether you’re looking for the motivation to get your side hustle started or you just need a bit of encouragement before starting a long work week, finding the inspiration to get up and moving can be difficult.

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Office Knowledge You Should Definitely Have

Ms. Career Girl

Everyone knows what street-smart is. But check out these tips to keep you office-smart. A little practical office knowledge can go a long way! Use your holiday allowance wisely.

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5 Ways to Hire a Candidate that Matches your Company Culture

The Undercover Recruiter

Company culture is the DNA of your workforce, and is made up of the goals, vision and values of every employee. Depending on the culture fit of your next hire, they can either reinforce your company’s mission, or they can dilute it.

2017 31

Are You a Leader or a Teacher (or Both)

Evil HR Lady

Do you think of yourself as a leader, a mentor, a boss or a teacher? People who work outside of education don’t generally identify themselves as teachers. After all, teachers stand up in front of classrooms and give pop quizzes. What’s that got to do with the world of work? A lot, actually. Leadership is important, but there is also a case to be made for teaching in the workplace—and I’m not talking about training.

2017 38

The Top 10 Reasons Recognition Programs Fail.

HR Capitalist

A valued reader weighs in below on why Recognition programs fail in reaction to this column I wrote over at Thanks Ron! --. At 75, I have witnessed several formal Recognition Programs and have seen the flaws in all of them. The downsides overweigh the upsides.

2017 30

7 Reasons Why You Can’t Sleep Properly At Night

Ms. Career Girl

According to the Center for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) , it is estimated that one third of the U.S. population gets less than the recommended hours of sleep.

2017 46

5 Ways to Prepare Your Workplace for Generation Z

The Undercover Recruiter

The time has come for Generation Z to enter the workplace. That’s an estimated 73 million new professionals to prepare for, and it’s not going to be easy. Just like every generation of people, they have their own preferences, outlooks, and conditions that make them unique.

2017 25

4 Strategies to Retain The Best of the Best


Unwanted attrition is an unfortunate yet inevitable reality in today’s business environment. Current studies highlight the threat facing leaders domestically and internationally: According to. Workology is the art and science of work, HR and recruitment. Join the resource revolution. HR retention turnover

2017 23

What World Class HR Looks Like.

HR Capitalist

Was working on a webinar deck this morning related to this title. Here's what I came up with, take a look and let me know what you think. I'll share the webinar link when it goes live. --. WHAT WORLD CLASS HR LOOKS LIKE. You know them – they’re the HR pros that make it look easy, flowing from meeting to meeting with style and grace – but not in an empty way. These HR pros look and sound great, but actually get things done as well.

2017 22

An Open Letter to CEOs: Treat Employees Like Adults

Ms. Career Girl

CEOs and C-Suite leaders get a lot of advice, often from highly-paid consultants and coaches. It’s tactful, carefully worded, and designed not to offend. This post is different. This is the advice your employees want you to hear. Follow it, and they will work harder for you.

2017 28

How Effective Communication Propels Organizations (Infographic)

Catherines Career Corner

Explore how effective communication propels organizations. Effective communication is a core part of successful organizations. Knowing how effective communication propels organizations will help you to make changes to how you communicate in your organization. By Catherine Adenle. Knowing how effective communication propels organizations is vital to the sustainability of any business. Slice it and dice it, whichever [.]. Author information. Catherine Adenle. Founder at Catherine's Career Corner.

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11 Podcasts to Make You a Recruitment Marketing Pro


Between work, family and crazy side gigs, I’ve given up on the idea of finding time to read. Podcasts allow me to do what every working parent does best – multitask. I listen to loads of them and. Workology is the art and science of work, HR and recruitment. Join the resource revolution. Advice Brand Branding Gen Y HR Marketing Podcast Podcasts Recruiting Social Media Social Media Recruiting Talent Talent Management recruitment marketing social media recruitment

2017 23

Disease Management Programs in Your Office

Evil HR Lady

Your business is likely focused on something other than health, so why should you implement disease management programs in your office? Well, for instance, the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) estimated that more than 29 million adults have type 2 diabetes. Additionally, the American Heart Association noted 1 in 3 adults suffers from high blood pressure. These are just two of many chronic diseases and conditions that benefit from careful management.

2017 22

5 Ways To Get What You Want At Work

Ms. Career Girl

Are you working flat out, but just not quite seeing the results that you want at work? Achieving a correlation between what you want to happen, and the actual results your input achieves can be tricky, especially if you’ve not got a great deal of experience yet.

2017 21

How to Welcome an Introvert On-Board

The Undercover Recruiter

It takes all types of people to create, sustain and drive forward a flourishing business, and diversity is a key ingredient of innovation and strength.

Employee Advocacy and the Value Add to Your Employer Brand


The best content comes from within. Whether you’re posting about a job or sharing a team moment from the office, your content is only as successful as your employee advocacy strategy. One of the. Workology is the art and science of work, HR and recruitment. Join the resource revolution. HR employee advocacy employer brand training

Keep Health Care Costs Down Regardless of Looming Legislation

Evil HR Lady

More than half of small business owners identified health care costs as a “critical issue,” according to a report from the NFIB Research Foundation. And business owners are in an uneasy state because health laws could change at any time. Is there anything you can do to help keep health care costs under control, regardless of what goes down in Washington, D.C.?

Massage Therapy as your #SideHustle

Ms. Career Girl

Massage therapy is a very viable option as a side hustle. Is has flexibility for any work schedule, can be relaxing, fulfilling, and is a great income source. It also can turn into a very rewarding career. Massage therapy also has many different options other than just a salon.

I faked a team brainstorming meeting, my coworker lies about how much work she does, and more

Ask A Manager

It’s five answers to five questions. Here we go…. I faked a team brainstorming meeting. I recently started my first job out of college and was given a task by my boss to brainstorm some plans with my team and send her what we came up with. It ended up being a crazy week schedule-wise and there was never a time I could get the whole team together, and I was honestly still a little shy about working with my team.

2017 21

How ATS Systems Transform the Hiring Process


Back nearly before the dawn of time, HR technology was simple. We used HRIS and ATS systems that were simple. Seven tabs over to add the letter H. Enter in your new hire’s information. Workology is the art and science of work, HR and recruitment. Join the resource revolution. HR Human Resources applicant tracking system ATS ATS System

5 Steps to Recruiting an Outsider

The Undercover Recruiter

“Let’s have a look outside our industry for a manager to fill this role,” is rarely greeted with enthusiasm. Staff in the department will sigh at the thought of training a complete outsider.

2017 12

6 Helpful Tips To Help You Get Started With A Career In Fitness

Ms. Career Girl

The fitness industry is booming at the moment and it simply continues to grow. There is over 200,000 fitness club around the world and the industry is worth over 83.15 billion dollars, according to Statista. Planet Fitness alone makes over 1.5 billion in revenue each year.

The Power of Positivity When Job Hunting

Corn on the Job

Job hunting is stressful enough when you’re already gainfully employed or undergoing a period of education or retraining for a new career. If you’re out for work having been fired or laid off by your previous employer, however, then it can be a crippling blow to your already damaged self esteem.

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I received a networking email from a stranger who’s job searching for her husband

Ask A Manager

A reader writes: I received an odd email from an alum of my university (“Jane,” a stranger to me), asking for help finding her husband “Bob” a job in my state, where they were planning on moving. The email was bcc’ed, so I assume she searched for “wide job field” and “state” and sent an email blast to everyone she found. Bob works in field related to mine, and is also an alum of my university and a stranger to me.

2017 16

7 Ways Flexibility Can Help Create an Age-Friendly Working Environment

The Undercover Recruiter

With A-Level and GCSE results out this month, and university students graduating this summer, a new pool of talent will be entering the workforce. How can employers look to successfully attract and retain this new generation?

Seeking New Career Options? Consider Being A Pharmacy Tech

Ms. Career Girl

The need for all kinds of health care professionals continues to experience strong growth. If you’re considering new career options, one position you’ll want to consider is a pharmacy tech. Here’s why and some tips on how to get started. Pharmacy Tech Outlook.

From Criminal Law to Ceramics

Career Shifters

"I went into work every day to perform a role that was written for someone else.". Stine Dulong felt suffocated and trapped. But after some straight-talking from a friend, she decided to throw herself into the things that made her happiest.

2017 15

an employee punched a manager who didn’t approve her day off, getting out of a training session, and more

Ask A Manager

It’s five answers to five questions. Here we go…. An employee punched a manager who didn’t approve her day off. A incident of violence happened at my office. I manage several departments and one of the supervisors was assaulted by an employee. It happened near her office, the employee went there because she was denied a day off she had put in for. The denial had nothing to do with the supervisor.

How Facebook Could Transform Talent Attraction…But It’s Gonna Cost

The Undercover Recruiter

Newspaper job adverts are dead, long live radio! Radio talent attraction is dead, long live job boards! Job boards are dead, long live LinkedIn! LinkedIn is dead, long live… Ok, I know LinkedIn is far from dead, but the way many recruiters have used it, it may just be dying out with new changes. So, what’s next? There. View Article. How Facebook Could Transform Talent Attraction…But It’s Gonna Cost. Undercover Recruiter - Recruitment & Talent Acquisition Blog.

4 Ways to Assemble a Better Web Development Team for Your Business

Ms. Career Girl

You can hear it from just about all the rock-star web developers in the world: it takes a strong, cohesive and coherent team working as a unit to get the best results.